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1. cinema

noun. ['ˈsɪnəmə'] a medium that disseminates moving pictures.

Synonyms

  • film
  • silver screen
  • celluloid

Etymology

  • cinéma (French)
  • κίνημα (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Words that Rhyme with Cinema

  • akyanama
  • anathema
  • eczema
  • enema
  • manama
  • maxima
  • mcmanama
  • optima
  • sabunuma

How do you pronounce cinema?

Pronounce cinema as ˈsɪnəmə.

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Example sentences of the word cinema


1. Noun, singular or mass
In the many years since, the Titanic has been remembered in song, cinema and numerous books.

2. Noun, plural
Controversy and cinema have always had a special relationship.

Quotes containing the word cinema


1. Every age has its storytelling form, and video gaming is a huge part of our culture. You can ignore or embrace video games and imbue them with the best artistic quality. People are enthralled with video games in the same way as other people love the cinema or theatre.
- Andy Serkis

2. I'm very fond of the British cinema. I'm a big fan of Martin Campbell and Daniel Craig. I actually find Daniel very inspirational, especially on the physical side of things. He really inspired me to get back into shape when I started to add on a few pounds. I think he's a great role model.
- Steven Bauer

3. Art reflects society. Cinema doesn't dictate - you portray what the society demands.
- Sonam Kapoor

2. cinema

noun. ['ˈsɪnəmə'] a theater where films are shown.

Synonyms

  • bioscope
  • house
  • picture palace
  • theater
  • multiplex
  • fleapit
  • movie theater
  • theatre
  • movie house

Antonyms

  • simple
  • immoderate
  • raw
  • natural

Etymology

  • cinéma (French)
  • κίνημα (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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